Purchaser / Senior Purchaser

  • Competitive
  • South Shields
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas
Our client, an oil and gas operator, requires a Senior Purchaser / Purchaser to join the team on a contract basis. This position can be based in Newcastle or Great Yarmouth.

  POSITION:    Purchaser / Senior Purchaser - Renewables BUSINESS UNIT:   Procurement & Supplier Relations PROFESSION/SKILLS:   Supply Chain Management
LOCATION:    Newcastle or Great Yarmouth

The position

PDP Procurement and Supplier Relations (PSR) is responsible for the Supply Chain Management (SCM) process ensuring safe and efficient supply of products and services to all our operations and development projects globally.
By joining our team in the PDP Procurement and Supplier Relations (PSR) within the UK you will have the opportunity to:
  • Shape, deliver and maximise the value of existing and future contract portfolio within Renewables.
  • Prepare Requests for Information, Requests for Quotes and create Purchase Orders and call offs against contracts in SAP/Sourcing Cockpit system for all supplier requirements including day to day requisition requests for services and material and spare parts purchasing
  • Establish and manage Purchase Orders and single Contracts in a timely and efficient manner
  • Drive best practice and advise local Business Lines on operational Requisition to Pay procurement processes
  • Enhance supply chain by ensuring compliance with our governing Supply Chain Management processes and local procedures for operational procurement tasks.
  • Proactively ensure high quality stakeholder management both internally and towards suppliers.

Person Specification

For us in PSR it is important that you identify with our values, open, collaborative, courageous and caring, which guide our decisions and help us succeed and grow. You make safety your number one priority and will contribute to our zero-harm culture. For this position, we are looking for:
  • Relevant Bachelor or Masters degree desirable and / or proven relevant experience within the industry
  • Strong Commercial experience and understanding of the Requisition to Pay process
  • Strong awareness of the UK Supplier market and understanding of establishing and promoting Local Content within Renewables
  • Independent and flexible, with the ability to work within multidisciplinary teams across the organisation.
  • Skilled in developing, utilising and extending network of internal and external stakeholders globally
  • Strategic and Commercial mindset with strong negotiation and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrates high level of personal integrity and ethical awareness.
  • A role model with the ability to mentor and develop others in the team.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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